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Dubbo sale 14 Sep 2017: All categories lose ground

Guest Author, 15 September 2017

As the dry weather continues cattle keep pouring in with numbers lifting by 840 compared to the previous sale for a yarding of 6375.

Dubbo sale 7 Sep 2017: Numbers roll in with dry weather

Guest Author, 08 September 2017

Not all the regular buyers were present in a mostly cheaper market.

Dubbo sale 24 Aug 2017: Yearling steer and heifer prices lift

Guest Author, 25 August 2017

Vealers to the trade were cheaper mainly due to the variation in quality while the steer yearlings were firm to 4c dearer. Heifer yearlings to the trade were 10c to 14c dearer.

Dubbo 17 Aug 2017: Southern rain sparks restocker interest

Guest Author, 18 August 2017

Quality was mixed with a large percentage of the yarding consisting of young cattle lacking finish with growers making the decision to sell before their cattle started to lose too much condition with the ongoing dry.

Dubbo sale 10 Aug 2017: New yards make big impression

Guest Author, 11 August 2017

A much better quality yarding than the previous sales plain yarding with some good lines of well finished yearlings and grown steers most of which were grain assisted.

Dubbo sale 3 August 2017: More offload as season worsens

James Nason, 04 August 2017

There were only odd pens of well finished yearlings and grown steers from local areas which have been grain assisted or have come off crops. The cow quality was mixed and there were large numbers of young weaners throughout the yarding as growers make the decision to offload.

Dubbo sale 20 July 2017: Prices lift with quality

Guest Author, 21 July 2017

It was a much better quality yarding than the previous sale with a pretty good selection of young cattle to suit the trade and feeder orders along with good numbers of grown steers and cows.

Dubbo sale 13 July 2017: Cheaper market reflects dry conditions

Guest Author, 14 July 2017

A big percentage of the far western cattle presented in store condition with the very dry season now being experienced over such a large area.

Dubbo sale 6 July 2017: Crop finished cattle boost yarding

Guest Author, 07 July 2017

Not all the regular buyers were in attendance with the absence of both feeder and processor orders. The market commenced on a cheaper note but gained momentum as the sale progressed.

Dubbo sale 29 June 2017: Showers constrain yarding

Guest Author, 30 June 2017

It was a mixed quality yarding with a good selection of cows along with some good pens of well finished grown steers. Ideal trade cattle were in limited supply with a large percentage of the yarding made up of secondary cattle lacking quality.